Monthly Archives: August 2017

I have told you what to do… so, go do it.

This Week’s Parable: Luke 6:46-49 Here we are at week 9 of 10 in our study of parables. I chose today’s scripture as our second last parable to encourage us to look back on some of the things we explored … Continue reading

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You Get to Choose

Scripture this week: Luke 10:25-37 (part of a 10-week series on the Parables) Since last Friday night and Saturday morning, so many of us have been thinking about what we would have done if we lived in Charlottesville. Many of … Continue reading

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Lost and Found

This week’s scripture: Luke 15:11-32 Today’s parable is a familiar one to most of you. Chapter 15 begins like this… “Now all the tax-collectors and sinners were coming near to listen to him. 2And the Pharisees and the scribes were grumbling … Continue reading

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The Meal Awaits…

Today’s Scripture: Luke 14:15-24 Have you ever been invited to something, accepted the invitation and then wish like heck that you never agreed to come? I know I have and I have made excuses to get out of going somewhere … Continue reading

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“One Bad Apple…”

Today’s Scriptures: Luke 13:20-21 & 17:20-21  During the first of these 10 sermons on the parables I introduced the idea that we can look at parables usually from one of two directions. From one direction, a parable may be inspired … Continue reading

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